Press Releases

January 15, 2020 Press Release
‘This bipartisan bill restores workplace fairness and makes sure workers are judged by their talents, not their age.’

WASHINGTON, DC — Today, U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) continued his fervent support for our nation’s seniors by helping pass out of the House the Protecting Older Workers Against Discrimination Act (H.R. 1230). Rep.

January 14, 2020 Press Release
‘Animal cruelty in any form is heinous and unacceptable.’

WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) was presented today with the Waste Warrior Award by the White Coat Waste Project for his steadfast advocacy in Congress to end taxpayer-funded experiments and tests that harm animals.

This Congress, Rep. Hurd was an original cosponsor and strong proponent of several initiatives to end animal testing, including:

January 9, 2020 Press Release
‘Appeasing them will only make future conflict and bloodshed more likely.’

WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23), who spent nearly a decade as an undercover officer in the CIA and served in the Middle East, spoke on the House Floor today regarding the War Powers Resolution being put forward by House Democrats in response to the death of Qassem Soleimani.

January 9, 2020 Press Release
‘Americans of all backgrounds deserve access to education and opportunities – and these bills do just that.’

WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) joined his colleagues in passing several bipartisan bills yesterday to support the more than 30 million small businesses across our nation and help those who are transitioning from being incarcerated back into civilian life in becoming entrepreneurs.

Last night the House passed:

January 8, 2020 Press Release
‘We must be prepared for this disruption and be ready to take advantage of technology before it takes advantage of us.’

WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) a former CIA officer, cybersecurity entrepreneur and IT Subcommittee Chair, proudly joined his colleagues today to pass several bills to increase broadband capabilities and ensure the United States continues leading the way in 5G.

January 4, 2020 Press Release
‘If the Iranian government wants to truly have a de-escalation, then guess what? Stop killing Americans.’

December 20, 2019 Press Release
Hurd’s 16th Piece of Legislation to Become Law in 5 Years

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the bipartisan bill by U.S.

December 19, 2019 Press Release
‘This landmark trade deal makes sure that we continue our important trilateral relationship built from NAFTA into the 21st Century and beyond.’

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) proudly supported the House passage of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA). Rep. Hurd served as a member of the Republican Whip Team to ensure support for this landmark trade deal and has been a tireless advocate for free trade with Mexico and Canada throughout his time in Congress.

December 18, 2019 Press Release
‘Today a dangerous precedent will be set – impeachment becoming a weaponized political tool.’

December 18, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23), a member of the House Appropriations Committee, joined his colleagues to support the bipartisan Appropriations package for FY 2020. These bills provide funding not just to keep the government running but to provide for many programs vital for our national security, our military and veterans, border security and more.